From the recent call for nominations, the Board of Directors selected one new Director, one new Committee Advisor, and elected Officers for the coming year.
NEW DIRECTOR: Thomas Haine
Tom is one of the founders of the San Diego Shakespeare Society and an attorney. His prior directing and acting credits include Hamlet, Julius Caesar, Tartuffe, Romeo and Juliet, King Lear, Macbeth, Hedda Gabler, You Can’t Take It With You, Bury the Dead, Rumors. Tom has received formal training in directing from the Berkeley Rep and from Cambridge University in the UK. He is a graduate of the British American Drama Academy Mid-Summer Oxford Program (BADA).
We’re thrilled to welcome Thomas to the Board!
Officers for 2023 (1-year term):
- President: Amanda Walter
- This marks the first female President in the Society’s history. Congrats Amanda!
- Vice President: Steven Jensen
- Treasurer: Laura Ganz-Holtan
- Secretary: Gordon Gidlund
New Committee Advisor
Welcome to Dalia Astalos! She is a former actor, English Lit major, and attorney.
Learn about our entire leadership team here!
It promises to be another exciting Shakespeare-filled year!
And a big thank you to our departing Board members for their years of service: Nathan Agin, Leslie Murrell Holt, and Carol Whaley!
Interested in getting involved now? Members of the Society can join a Committee! Get in touch right here.
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